Industries & Practices

Commercial & Complex Litigation

Bet-the-company qui tam cases

Successfully defended and resolved bet-the-company qui tam cases for a small fraction of the amounts demanded.


Restricted covenants litigation for a large energy company

Successfully represented one of the nation's largest energy producers and transporters, Dominion East Ohio, in a case involving a natural gas supplier who placed restricted covenants on property deeds, forcing all owners and lessees to buy gas from it. The supplier sued Dominion when a commercial customer tried to enter into a new retail supply agreement with them. Courts struck down the covenant for lack of considerations and ruled the restriction as a violation of Ohio public policy.


Earnout agreement dispute

Represented a client in Ohio federal court in dispute over an earnout agreement following the sale of a business to a competitor. 


Payout dispute

Successfully represented the estate of a business owner in private arbitration, related state trial court and appellate proceedings over a multi-million dollar payout dispute with a former business partner. 


Architecture firm contract dispute

Successfully represented an architecture firm in Ohio state court over a contract dispute. 


Computer software agreements

Served as trial counsel in various cases involving computer software agreements.